Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: exodus  ek-su-dus
  1. A journey by a large group to escape from a hostile environment
    - hegira, hejira
Noun: Exodus
  1. The second book of the Old Testament: tells of the departure of the Israelites out of slavery in Egypt led by Moses; God gave them the Ten Commandments and the rest of Mosaic law on Mount Sinai during the Exodus
    - Book of Exodus

Derived forms: exoduses

Type of: book, escape, flight

Part of: Laws, Old Testament, Pentateuch, Torah

Encyclopedia: Exodus, Book of